gobbledygook

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noun gob·ble·dy·gook \ˈgä-bəl-dē-ˌgu̇k, -ˌgük\

Definition of gobbledygook

  1. :  wordy and generally unintelligible jargon

Examples of gobbledygook in a sentence

  1. The report is just a bunch of gobbledygook.

  2. <cut through the gobbledygook and just tell me what the final cost of the car would be>

Variants of gobbledygook

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gobbledegook

Origin and Etymology of gobbledygook

irregular from gobble, noun


First Known Use: 1944


GOBBLEDYGOOK Defined for English Language Learners

gobbledygook

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noun gob·ble·dy·gook \ˈgä-bəl-dē-ˌgu̇k, -ˌgük\

Definition of gobbledygook for English Language Learners

  • : speech or writing that is complicated and difficult to understand



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